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flighty - (esp. of a woman's behavior) capricious; often changing, esp. from one lover to another; impulsive
luxuriant - abundant; growing healthily and in large amounts; excessively ornate; rich and splendid; fertile; Ex. luxuriant forests/prose; CF. luxurious, luxuriate
obtrude - push (oneself or one's ideas) forward or intrude; impose (oneself or one's ideas) on others; butt in; stick out or extrude; thrust out; Ex. obtrude A on B; ADJ. obtrusive; N. obtrusion; CF. unobtrusive
chancellor - legal official of high rank; CF. chancellery(chancellory): position of a chancellor
receptive - quick or willing to receive (ideas, suggestions, etc.); Ex. receptive to the proposal
heyday - time of greatest success or power; prime
ragamuffin - dirty child in torn clothes; person wearing tattered clothes
concerted - mutually agreed on; done together by agreement; Ex. concerted effort; CF. in concert: working together
musky - having the odor of musk; N. musk: odorous substance secreted by an Asian deer
galleon - large three-masted sailing ship